Learn about the complete array of IBM eServer iSeries performance management tools! This IBM Redpaper is designed to help you understand the different iSeries performance management tools at the IBM i5/OS V5R3M0 level, that are available to you and when to use them. The paper is designed for beginners who want to learn about the tools that are available. It also provides a helpful reference to the more experienced user who needs one resource for all the performance management tools available to them.
The paper begins with a comprehensive list of the tools. Then the paper presents common questions that clients ask when managing performance. Each question is matched with the recommended tool or tools to use to help you determine the answer. Finally the paper provides details about why you should use a particular tool and links to more information about obtaining and using each one.
Chapter 1. Overview of iSeries performance management tools
Chapter 2. Which tools to use
Chapter 3. Available iSeries performance tools